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From The Newsroom: Perry Gets Booked, Couples Get A Memory Boost

The Texas Tribune

The top local stories this evening from the KERA Newsroom:

Governor Rick Perry turned himself in for booking at the Travis County Courthouse about 5 p.m. Tuesday. Supporters cheered as he spoke briefly at what sounded more like a political rally. And sleep and marital bliss might help you remember things.  

You can listen to the top local news stories weekdays at 6:20 p.m. and 8:20 a.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.

Courtney Collins has been working as a broadcast journalist since graduating from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in 2004. Before coming to KERA in 2011, Courtney worked as a reporter for NPR member station WAMU in Washington D.C. While there she covered daily news and reported for the station’s weekly news magazine, Metro Connection.